I-PEX Awards Digi-Key with Global Distributor of the Year - 2022

Apr. 11, 2023

I-PEX, a leader in the field of high-frequency and high-speed transmission connectors is pleased to announce that Digi-Key has been named Global Distributor of the Year for 2022. This award recognizes Digi-Key's commitment to providing superior service, outstanding customer support and global supply chain solutions for I-PEX interconnect products. Both companies share a commitment to quality, reliability, and customer service, and the partnership has been instrumental in the success of both organizations. Congratulations once again on this tremendous achievement!

I-PEX Digi-Key Global Distributor of the Year 2022 From left: Mike Finseth, Cassandra Reierson, Missy Hall (Digi-Key); Mack Uchida and Russ Elder (I-PEX)

″In the short amount of time that we have partnered together, Digi-Key has proven that their leading-edge distribution and service of electronic components has helped I-PEX demonstrate our expertise in manufacturing of precision, high-density, high-speed interconnects,″ said Mack Uchida, President and GM of I-PEX USA LLC. ″We appreciate Digi-Key’s focus on promoting I-PEX’s products and we look forward to growing faster and further with Digi-Key for many years to come.″

″We are honored to accept the Global Supplier of the Year Award for 2022,″ said Missy Hall, vice president, new market development at Digi-Key. ″I-PEX is a valued partner and their high-quality connector products continue to enable customers’ ideas.″

About I-PEX

I-PEX is a unique and high-quality manufacturer of the world's most advanced connectors, sensors, complex molded parts, and other products based on the ultra-precision manufacturing process that has been perfected over the past 60 years. I-PEX, as an innovative product development and engineering solutions expert, is committed to exceeding the customer expectations around the world through global teamwork, aiming to be the company that our customers choose first. For more information, visit


About Digi-Key Electronics

Digi-Key Electronics, headquartered in Thief River Falls, Minn., USA, is recognized as both the leader and continuous innovator in the high service distribution of electronic components and automation products worldwide. Digi-Key provides more than 14.9 million components from over 2,400 quality name-brand manufacturers with an industry-leading breadth and depth of product in stock and available for immediate shipment. Beyond the products that drive technology innovation, Digi-Key also supports design engineers and procurement professionals with a wealth of digital solutions and tools to make their jobs more efficient.